Category Archives: Gear Up

The Armoire Assistant: How to Rock all Those Fall Reds

Did you feel the earth quake when On Running released their newest shoe, the Cloudace, earlier this summer?! In an event that was Seriously Ace at A Runner’s Mind HQ in Burlingame, California, we introduced our Fitted community to a brand new On Running shoe that was, well, haute like lava in style AND technology. […]

Fitted with Mizuno: A Chat With Mizuno Rep Jeff Camp

No, we’re not at the ocean — when we get a visit from Mizuno, we catch a whole other kind of wave! Mizuno has over 100 years of history in sports, and while they started in baseball, they’ve got this running thing down pretty well, too. That’s thanks to Mizuno’s Wave plate, a little plastic springboard […]

Fitted with On Running: A Chat With On Running Rep Dan Schade

In the past few years, no running shoe brand has made people ask “What are those?” more than On. One of the newest brands in the industry, On Running hit the road in 2010 in Switzerland to prove that there really was room for one more in the running shoe game. And yes, they’re serious — […]

Fitted with Brooks: A Chat With Brooks Rep Wendy Bell

Few shoe brands resonate as much with runners as Brooks. With over 100 years of making shoes behind them, it’s no surprise how often they’ve been at the forefront of shoe tech. Brooks was the first company to use that cushy, comfy EVA foam in running shoes, and it was clearly a good call — today, […]

Fitted with New Balance: A Chat With New Balance Rep Mecque Tucker

What do chicken feet have to do with New Balance? Everything! Monte talked to New Balance rep Mecque Tucker about the brand’s surprising origins over 100 years ago and their Boston roots before getting to the good stuff — how New Balance got into running in the ’60s and never looked back. Today, we know and […]